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January 29, 2013

TODAY'S HEADLINES - JAN. 29, 20113

CORBIN —  

Semi-truck slams into boulder on I-75

No one was injured Monday after a boulder plummeted from a hillside and landed in the middle of northbound I-75.

Down in the Dumps

Parades can bring to mind huge celebrations, handcrafted floats, smartly dressed band members and an occasional clown or two.

High-speed chase ends with arrest

According to Laurel County Sheriff John Root, the department has stepped up its enforcement along U.S. 25 between Corbin and London.

Meredith trial set for Feb. 25

The trial of a Tennessee man charged with murder in a traffic crash on I-75 near Corbin last July has been set for late next month.

House fire leaves family homeless

Law enforcement opposes industrial hemp growing

Proponents of legalizing industrial hemp in Kentucky say momentum for their cause is growing. But, some key law enforcement agencies still aren’t enamored of the idea.

Laurel board meets in work session

Draft budget, agreements with schools, re-roofing projects discussed

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Whitley County Sheriff Colan Harrell (left) is shown with Joseph Russell Jones who was presented with a Purple Heart and a Medal of Honor Thursday.

  • A Well-Deserved Honor

    It was a spring night in May 1981 about eight or so miles south of Corbin.
    A crowd of folks were there — mothers, fathers, children and more.
    Musicians had prepared for a night of music at a concert open to the public.
    The venue was the Frontier Village Park, and many people were in attendance.
    Deputy Joseph Russell Jones was one of many law enforcement personnel assigned to security detail that day.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

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Whitley County will open the season at home against Wayne County on Tuesday, Aug. 19.

  • Second Time Around

    When all is said and done after the 2014 high school soccer season, a lot of teams will measure their success by wins and losses.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • THE WAY IT IS: The times, they are a changing

    The times, they are a changing — especially in the Tri-County high school sports scene.

    July 31, 2014

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Kelsey White

  • Local woman vyes for Miss Kentucky crown

    A Williamsburg woman is among the 32 contestants representing local scholarship pageants from across the state who will vye for the title of Miss Kentucky 2014. 

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

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  • July’s jumpin’ in Downtown Corbin

    After Thursday’s fun, festivities and fireworks during the Independence Day Block Party, how do you top the month best known as the sizzling center of summer?

    July 7, 2014